Crock Pot Mashed Potatoes
These crock pot mashed potatoes are diced Russet potatoes that are simmered in the slow cooker, then mashed with butter and cream cheese for a decadent and delicious side dish. Making mashed potatoes in the slow cooker is so easy, you'll never use the stove top method again!
- 5 pounds Russet potatoes peeled and cut into 1 inch pieces
- 3 cups chicken broth
- 1/2 cup butter cut into slices
- 8 ounces cream cheese softened and cut into cubes
- 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 cup heavy cream
- 2 tablespoons chopped parsley
Place the potatoes and chicken broth in a crock pot.
Cover the crock pot and cook on high for 4 hours or low for 6-8 hours, until potatoes are tender.
Drain the broth from the crock pot.
Add the butter, cream cheese, salt, pepper and heavy cream to the slow cooker. Use a potato masher to mash the potatoes until they're smooth and creamy.
Sprinkle with parsley, then serve.
Calories: 323kcal | Carbohydrates: 43g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Cholesterol: 66mg | Sodium: 777mg | Potassium: 1042mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 763IU | Vitamin C: 18mg | Calcium: 66mg | Iron: 2mg